Lynn Model, MD, MS


Maimonides Physician

Specialties

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Trauma Surgery

Languages

English, Spanish

About Me

Dr. Model practices general pediatric surgery and surgical oncology. She treats newborns, infants and children with a range of conditions spanning from the newborn period through young adulthood. She has extensive experience in neonatal surgery, endocrine surgery, minimally invasive surgery, surgical correction of congenital anomalies/prenatal consultation, chest wall deformities (including pectus excavatum/carinatum), hepatobiliary surgery, gall bladder removal, splenectomy, colorectal surgery, endoscopy, thoracic surgery, Hirschsprung's disease, gastrointestinal surgery, and trauma surgery. She has published peer-reviewed articles in the pediatric surgery and vascular biology literature. Special Interests: Pediatric trauma and critical care, injury prevention, minimally invasive surgery for infants and children including robotic surgery, oncology and gastrointestinal surgery for infants and children

Areas of Expertise

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Cancer Care
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Trauma Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Neonatal intestinal anomalies:Abdominal wall defects
  • Imperforate anus
  • Pediatric tumors
  • Appendicitis
  • Pyloric stenosis
  • Hernias & hydroceles
  • Pediatric lung & mediastinal disorders
  • Branchial cleft anomalies
  • Chest wall deformities

Treatments

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pediatric Trauma Surgery, Pediatric Robotic Surgery, Prenatal Consultations

Education

Medical Degree

Tulane University

Internship

Yale New Haven Hospital

Residency

Yale New Haven Hospital

Fellowship

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Lurie Children's Hospital, Miami Children's Hospital

Board

Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Pediatric Surgery

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Bright Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Plan (United Healthcare)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Hotel Trades
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare
  • WTC Health Program

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